uMgungundlovu District Municipality Honorable Mayor Cllr T.E Maphumulo congratulates all the children who competed and those who won the championship in the KZN SALGA Games which was hosted by the uGu District Municipality from the 8th to the 12 of December where 11 districts competed for the number one spot in the 16 sports codes, Athletics, Basketball, boxing, chess which is the new kid on the block, cricket, dance, soccer, golf, indigenous games, karate, netball, rugby, swimming, table tennis, tennis and volleyball.
uMgungundlovu District Municipality received the 2nd overall position in the SALGA Games for the third time since 2014 and also bringing home three gold championships in Netball Males, Rugby Males, and Dance sports.
Honorable Cllr T.E Maphumulo congratulated all the children who have represented the District Municipality in the SALGA games, and thanked them for all their best efforts that they have invested in ensuring that the District stays in the 2nd position. Maphumulo added that as the District we wish all other District especially eThekwini Municipality for obtaining the first position in the overall position. This ensures that hard work does indeed pay. Parents should continue to support their children to play sports as this will keep them away from Drugs and other harmful pressures from the community